Dr. Richard Cook is a third generation physician from Annapolis, Md. He resides in Southern Maryland with his wife Betty and three children Liana, Sandra, and Marcus. Dr. Cook attended Howard University and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Cook graduated from the Howard University School of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine residency at the union Memorial/University of Maryland Program in Baltimore, Md, one of the nation’s top heart institutes. Dr. Cook is an active member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and serves on the International Board of Prostate Cancer Prevention and Awareness. He is President of the Charles County Medical Society, a member of the American Medical Association, American Association of Physician Executives, the American College of Physicians, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Cook currently serves as the official Team Physician for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Baseball team, is an Associate Program Member at the University Medical Center, holds a Courtesy Faculty Appointment at the George Washington School of Nursing, and is a Physician Peer Member for the State of Maryland Board of Physicians.